MADRE EVALUATION: THE DETECTION OF A POWERED MISSILE'S TRANSIT OF THE IONOSPHERE (AMR TEST 5462)
NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC
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The launch of an Atlas vehicle, AMR Test 5462, was monitored with the Madre system from the Chesapeake Bay Annex. Detection was accomplished via an over-the-horizon mode of propagation. Both real time and post flight analysis assess the 10,000 square meters target return to be a typical ICBM launch signature.
- Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment